Born to Padmashri awardees Nargis Dutt and legendary Sunil Dutt, Sanjay Balraj Dutt a.k.a. Sanju baba first opened his eyes in the world was on July 29, 1959. He is 6’. He has 2 sisters. Namrata Dutt is married to former actor Kumar Gaurav and the other sister, Priya Dutt is an honourable member of the Lok Sabha.
Sanjay Dutt attended Lawrence School situated in Sanawar. In 1981, he debuted with his father’s film Rocky, which was moderately successful, but failed to establish him. But he savoured success in movies like Khalnayak, by Subhash Ghai, Sadak and Saajan in 1991, Naam(1986) with Kumar Gaurav. Finally, Vaastav by Mahesh Manjrekar won him the Best Actor Award. Subsequently, he won the Critics Award for his role in Mission Kashmir. Kaante in 2002 also won him an award. Sanjay Dutt has acted in numerous movies and has especially been loved in “Munnabhai M.B.B.S” (2003) and “Lage Raho Munnabhai”(2006).
Sanju Baba is known to be good friends with Aditya Panscholi, Mahesh Manjrekar and Sunil Shetty. He has also gone through a lot of ups and downs in his life. He had been in a Texas rehabilitation centre for his drug abuse after Nargis Dutt died. He was shockingly arrested under TADA for alleged involvement in the infamous 1993 Mumbai Blasts and for illegal possession of AK-47 rifles. Even, though he was cleared of the charges of his involvement, he still served a 6 year-sentence for the rifles. His first wife, Richa Sharma died of cancer, leaving behind a daughter Trishala. He was also married to Rhea Pillai. Now he is married to Manyata, with whom he has twins.
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The much-talked about biopic on Sanjay Dutt, starring Ranbir Kapoor in the ‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.’ actor’s role, has finally gone on floors. Director Rajkumar Hirani plans to wrap up the shooting by June and release the movie during Christmas weekend. Interestingly, Yash Raj Films’ ‘Tiger Zi ... read more
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It is almost confirmed now that Ranbir Kapoor will portray the role of Sanjay Dutt in his biopic to be helmed by Rajkumar Hirani but with this good news some disheartening news also came to be heard. It is said that Sanjay Dutt is unhappy about Ranbir playing his role as he believes that the Kapo ... read more
Sanjay Dutt and Salman Khan were the best of buddies for the longest time. When Sanju Baba was in jail, Salman said that he would party only after Sanjay returns from jail. When Sanjay would come home on parole, Salman always visited him and had a long chat with his friend. But ever since Sanjay ... read more
Sanjay Dutt seems to think that Ranbir Kapoor is not the right choice to portray his character in the biopic on the ‘Munna Bhai’ actor to be helmed by Rajkumar Hirani. He feels that the ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ is not “macho” enough for the role. Recently, Sanjay Dutt apparently got drunk at a ... read more
Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor, who started their acting career with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Saawariya’, will be reuniting on-screen after almost ten years. Although ‘Saawariya’ was a box-office disaster, the two debutants got noticed. However, Ranbir and Sonam haven’t worked together after the ... read more
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Sanjay Dutt, who has not yet signed any movies post release from jail has zeored on a new project. According to the latest buzz, Sanjay Dutt has signed ‘Shola Aur Shabnam’ director Girish Malik’s next movie, ‘Torbaaz’. Chitrangada Singh is the leading actress opposite him. When Girish ... read more
Sanjay Dutt, who walked out a free man from Pune’s Yerwada Central Jail in February this year after completing his five-year sentence, has finally signed his comeback movie. The ‘Munna Bhai’ actor will star in National Award winning director Omung Kumar’s film ‘Bhoomi’, which will be his return v ... read more